Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is hosting a summer theater camp, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, Aug. 26. Pre-registration for fall classes in dance, pottery, silversmithing and music are offered for 16 weeks beginning Sept. 12. Register before Sept. 8 and receive $20 off tuition. The Center is calling all artists for the Africa! Africa! exhibit beginning Sept. 2 and running through Oct. 30. Any original or handmade work from Africa is eligible. Entry deadline: Friday, Aug. 26. Information: 945-2414Beyond the Bell, an after-school program at Glenwood and Sopris Elementary schools, is accepting applications for the 2005-2006 school year. Applications: at the front desk of the school or Denise Wright at 618-7178Leeza Monge teaches an African dance class at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts. Drop-in rates: $10 per person. Information: 379-4566Glenwoods Downtown Market continues from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, featuring garden-fresh produce, baked goods, handmade jewelry, crafts and Cafe Court with live cooking demos in Sunlight Ski and Bike Shops parking lot. Centennial Park at Ninth Street and Grand Avenue. Information: 945-0321Rock the Boat Theater every Friday and Sunday through the summer, Ramada Inn & Suites, 124 W. Sixth St., Glenwood Springs. Seating begins at 6:30 p.m., shows begin at 7. Tickets: $45 for adults and $20 for children 12 and younger, plus tax. Information: 945-2500 or http://www.rocktheboattheater.comBasalt Recreation art classes with D.D. Gerdin for ages 6 and older in August. Information: http://www.basaltexpressrec.org or 927-8214The Glenwood Springs Art Guild is accepting entries for its 43rd Annual Fall Art Festival Sept. 21-25 at the Ramada Inn. To enter or to become a patron sponsor, contact Portia Griefenberg at 945-0393, or pick up an entry form at the Chamber Resort Association or local art storesTheatre Aspen seeks volunteers to usher its production of the comedy The Underpants. This Steve Martin adaptation runs through Aug. 27. Information: Mary Lacny, house manager, 925-9313, ext. 110
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